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SIX SHIVERS OF PLEASURE 1 | An Introduction to the silent language of fine and decorative arts with Nina Stanton | SHIVER 1 – STYLES

Friday 6 Jul 2007, 10:15 AM – 3:15 PM

This course covers decorative styles, historical events that impact on the development of decorative arts, entrepreneurial figures, research techniques and reading, writing and talking about the fine and decorative arts. It embraces the 17th, 18th and early 19th centuries and touches on furniture, porcelain, paintings, silver and glass.

The course requires no knowledge in the decorative arts, and there are no formal lectures. It is hands-on, participatory and very enjoyable.

SHIVER I – STYLES 

This session develops the participant’s observation of furniture to recognise the features of Baroque, Rococo, Neoclassical and Regency that are reflected in furniture from these periods.

SOLD OUT This event is currently at capacity. If you wish to be added to the waitlist, please email visitorservices@johnstoncollection.org or call The Johnston Collection on (03) 9416 2515 and we will contact you if places become available.